Read the meeting notes from the 3/31 Community Meeting

Homeless Resource Center – Town Hall Meeting March 31, 2017 Community questions and input If we were to end up with the shelter in South Salt Lake, as has been proposed, how could our city mitigate the impacts? What concerns do you have that we need to address? Community comments (in chronological order): 1. If property owners are bought out, what happens to the property? The buy‐out could become “mission creep” where the county now owns even more land to put facilities like this here. 2. Need a fire station on the west side 3. What can we do with litigation? Can we argue the selection criteria? Or argue whether or not the criteria were met? 4. Is this an opportunity to extract taxes for non‐taxable property in [...]

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South Salt Lake, West Valley mayors stand firm against homeless shelter plan | Deseret News

South Salt Lake and West Valley mayors have vowed to fight the new homeless resource center the state has tasked Salt Lake County to site. Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams said he's "disappointed" i Source: South Salt Lake, West Valley mayors stand firm against homeless shelter plan | Deseret News

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Mayor calls plan for homeless shelter a ‘lethal blow’ for South Salt Lake | Deseret News

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams announced Friday that the county's new homeless resource center will be built in South Salt Lake. Source: Mayor calls plan for homeless shelter a 'lethal blow' for South Salt Lake | Deseret News

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South Salt Lake responds to Mayor McAdams’ recommendation for 3rd homeless shelter | KUTV

(KUTV) Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams has submitted a location recommendation for a third homeless shelter outside of Salt Lake City. In a letter sent to Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer J. Cox on March 30, McAdams recommended the shelter be built at Source: South Salt Lake responds to Mayor McAdams' recommendation for 3rd homeless shelter | KUTV

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Two cities seething as homeless selection deadline looms | KUTV

(KUTV) Less than 10 days remain before Salt Lake County's deadline, imposed by the Utah Legislature, to select a third homeless site. County mayor Ben McAdams may have his mind made up or may be getting closer to a decision, but he definitely has two citie Source: Two cities seething as homeless selection deadline looms | KUTV

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Hundreds show up to WVC meeting over proposed homeless resource center | fox13now.com

WEST VALLEY CITY - Hundreds showed up at a meeting in West Valley City to voice their concern over the proposed homeless resource center locations in West Valley City and South Salt Lake.The County has until March 30th to select a third and final location to go along with the two previously picked Salt Lake City locations. Source: Hundreds show up to WVC meeting over proposed homeless resource center | fox13now.com

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